Prior to taking the “Adoption Oath,” FPD was chatting with Mighty in Mandarin. The official was so impressed that she asked FPD if he wanted to take the oath in Mandarin.
I think this look says it all.
He’s good, but he’s not THAT good.
So, he took the oath in English.
On the home front we’ve had some rough waters. The honeymoon of FPD’s departure is ending and the tough transition is beginning for those who don’t transition well.
My back hurts from standing, bending and just ‘being mom.’ If I’m going to be real here, I’ll be honest. It’s tough.
I did have time to celebrate a little today, by sitting down to finish this.
This canvas has been hanging in our room for quite awhile, just waiting for a certain date to be added. It looks good now.
Even. Balanced. And…complete.
who feels like the end is just the beginning.